SHANGHAI, Mar 13 (SMM) – Hainan will install 40,000 electric vehicle charging points this year as the province promotes new-energy vehicles (NEVs), Hainan Daily reported on Wednesday March 13.
By 2020, the number of charging points in Hainan will increase to 85,000, with the ratio of NEVs and charging piles below 3:1.
A total of 337,000 charging points will be constructed by 2025, and 940,000 charging points by 2030. The province also aims to lower the ratio of NEVs and charging points to 1:1 by 2030.
Hainan had more than 4,600 charging points and four charging stations as of the end of 2018.
As an effort to speed up NEVs growth, Hainan vowed to phase out fossil fuel vehicles by 2030, according to the Hainan Clean Energy Vehicle Development Plan released on Tuesday March 5.